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2021 SOAR Leader Recruitment

The SOAR (Southern’s Orientation, Advisement, and Registration) Team is a group of students who work together to welcome all new students to Georgia Southern University. They assist in the development, planning, and implementation of the orientation program for more than 5,000 students and their family members on the Statesboro Campus and more than 1,000 students and their family members on the Armstrong Campus!

 

Think you have what it takes?
Become a SOAR Leader! 


Mark your calendar!

Applications Available Online HERE: Beginning Monday, January 11th, 2021

Deadline to Apply: Sunday, February 7th, 2021 at 11:59pm

Group Interviews: February, 15th-17th, 2021

Individual Interviews: February 25th- March 3rd, 2021

Positions Offered: March 5th, 2021

SOAR Celebration and 1st Meeting: Wednesday, March 10th, 2021


How to Apply

Apply through the Student Employment website. By filtering to part-time, you will be able to locate the job description easier. 

In order to be considered for an interview, you must submit:

  • A fully complete application on the Student Employment website. Please note that you will be required to upload a resume.
  • Complete the Google Form sent by the Office of New Student & Family Programs. This will be sent via email after applying on the Student Employment website. Please allow up to two (2) business days to receive this email.

Applications must be submitted by Sunday, February 7th at 11:59pm.

Questions? Please contact the Office of New Student & Family Programs via phone at (912) 478-7627 or via email at orientation@georgiasouthern.edu.

Stop by when we’re tabling:

We’ll be tabling on campus and available to discuss the role of a SOAR Leader, the application and interview processes, and answer any questions you may have! We’ll also be giving out SOAR t-shirts from previous years, as supplies last, as a thank you for stopping by!

  • Wednesday, January 13 from 11am-1pm at the Student Union (during Savannah Browse)
  • Wednesday, January 20 from 10am-2pm at the Student Union
  • Monday, January 25 from 10am-2pm at the Student Union
  • Wednesday, January 27 from 10am-2pm at the Student Union
  • Thursday, January 28 from 10am-2pm at the Student Union
  • Monday, February 1 from 10am-2pm at the Student Union
  • Tuesday, February 2 from 10am-2pm at the Student Union
  • Wednesday, February 3 from 10am-2pm at the Student Union

Attend an Information Session:

Information Sessions will be held virtually and will discuss the role of a SOAR Leader, the application and interview processes, and answer any questions you may have!

The following events are mandatory for selected SOAR Leaders:

SOAR Team Meetings: (Tentatively) Wednesdays from 5:00-6:30 p.m. from March 22nd through the end of the Spring 2021 semester.

SOAR Training: May 10th-28th 2021

Summer SOAR Sessions: Dates TBA

Stop by when we’re tabling:

We’ll be tabling on campus and available to discuss the role of a SOAR Leader, the application and interview processes, and answer any questions you may have! We’ll also be giving out SOAR t-shirts from previous years, as supplies last, as a thank you for stopping by!

  • Thursday, January 14 from 11am-1pm at the Rotunda (during Boro Browse)
  • Tuesday, January 19 from 11am-2pm at the Russell Union
  • Thursday, January 21 from 11am-1pm at the Russell Union
  • Friday, January 29 from 11am-2pm at the Russell Union
  • Tuesday, February 2 from 11am-2pm at the Russell Union
  • Wednesday, February 3 from 12:30-2:30pm at the Russell Union

Attend an Information Session:

Information Sessions will be held virtually and will discuss the role of a SOAR Leader, the application and interview process, and answer any questions you may have!

The following events are mandatory for selected SOAR Leaders:

SOAR Team Meetings: (Tentatively) Wednesdays from 5:00-6:30 p.m. from March 22nd through the end of the Spring 2021 semester.

SOAR Training: May 10th-28th, 2021

Summer SOAR Sessions: Dates TBA

Last updated: 1/26/2021